Omg, this comments section is hilarious. Something does not work as expected? Poise is weaker in this game than the other souls games. Known as the mightiest of the straight swords, it demands great strength and dexterity of its wielder. Masterflaw ... Pursuers has some crappy downward strike, followined by a single cleave, then repeat that. The only UGS that are really scummy to use in PVP are ringed knight paired and farron. Oh sweetie... hyperarmor isn't easy mode at all unless they have so much that it lasts into their next r1. Your bread and butter with an UGS is alternating harassment with feints. View wiki source for this page without editing. The Pursuers are fairly easy to beat, though with some weapons it is easier. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 License. That stunlock can easily be used to kill some poor bastard who timed a swing wrong, or, you can use it to scare them into panicking and making a mistake by leaving a sliver of health voluntarily. People complain about R1 spam of quick weapons, but forget about UGS rolling R1 spam, which can be much worse if you don't have a parry tool in your hand or miss a parry. Was there a ninja patch or something? Vertical Ultra Greatswords have the standard Ultra Greatsword moveset when they are 1-handed, but when 2-handed, the normal attacks turn into vertical slams and the ability to hit behind the user when the second normal attack is used. Maybe that'll give you some perspective? Append content without editing the whole page source. And even those can be punished very hard. Profit. UGS are a fun and high damaging weapon class, but also very slow and predictable. Never over-commit to a combo that will leave you without stamina. There is literally an entire rolling animation to clue you in that they might rolling r1, the only way you'll get hit is if you didn't avoid it some way whether that be rolling, blocking or parrying, or if you're mid-animation which would be your fault. Plan to put a decent amount of points into Strength if you plan to use these weapons. If anything, heavy weapons can be harder to play, as you have to time your attacks and go through the trouble of leveling up vit so you won't fat roll. I didn't know there were so many people who complain about these... Saying people use them as a crutch. Item Drops. mahgah91 6 years ago #9. 1 Description 2 Lore 3 Locations 3.1 Scholar of the First Sin 4 Attacks 5 Strategy 6 Defenses 7 Drops 8 Notes 9 Trivia 10 Gallery 11 Videos 12 Music 13 References The Pursuer is a mysterious figure who relentlessly hunts the Bearer of the Curse. King ultra greatsword: can climb to S str scaling, and deals strike damage since 1.08 according to wikidot. GT : Devilwillcry42 PSN: Raidoukuzunoha42 LoL: EmiyaShirou42 My name is Kanji Tatsumi, you said I like dudes, prepare to die. Use one's weight to lunge forward with a low stance and increased poise, and follow with strong attack for a upwards slash. Is there a hidden mechanic that reduces it, or do I simply have to plan for the extra stat points? Ultra greatsword rolling r1s>quick weapon r1s? Watch headings for an "edit" link when available. HI there , if you are like me, and loved this set from Dark Souls 2, you Cursed From, for not having it include, not even as an enemy in Dark Souls 3,... well as I pray the sun many many times and no bloody soul answer, i took on the quest of doing it myself :), i … Hyperarmor trough everything. Left hand weapons are very helpful with a slow UGS. Dark Souls 3: Cinders attempts to recreate this, and adds the Pursuer, or Pursuers, to multiple different locations. Dark Souls 3: Cinders attempts to recreate this, and adds the Pursuer, or Pursuers, to multiple different locations. In terms of damage output per stamina expended, Greatswords are easily the best value weapon category, and they are a good choice for PvE builds as a result. Play with their heads. Pve is easy with any ultra. as with all weapons if you try the same tactic over and over; you will lose to any competent opponent. 1 Description 2 Lore 3 Locations 3.1 Scholar of the First Sin 4 Attacks 5 Strategy 6 Defenses 7 Drops 8 Notes 9 Trivia 10 Gallery 11 Videos 12 Music 13 References The Pursuer is a mysterious figure who relentlessly hunts the Bearer of the Curse. Pursuer's Ultra Greatsword; Pursuer's Set; Notes. You genuinely think that one slightly powerful attack is more an issue than the ghost range and broken hitboxes of weapons like straight swords? Fume Ultra Greatsword: S scaling but lacks horizontal moves apparently. View/set parent page (used for creating breadcrumbs and structured layout). When they start getting aggressive, roll away until they're attacking late trying to get the roll catch, then give them a surprise turn-and-burn smacking before they can start an attack and get hyper armor. Ultra Greatswords are a type of Weapon returning in Dark Souls 3.These Weapons usually do very high damage and have extremely slow attacks along with high Strength requirements. Ultra Greatswords benefit from "hyper armor" during certain attack animations, allowing you to … The key to the UGS is dynamic combat. Above all else - remember that you are in the business of trading blow for blow. I think you are right though , I've got to use them myself for a bit and learn it. Once again I asked when FULLY upgraded, what the damage is. Click here to edit contents of this page. Creating the illusion of an opening is usually the only way you will land blows of any significance on an experienced target. Good luck and good slaying, fellow barbarians. I was invading with the Greatsword at +4 at around level 25 at the Cleansing Chapel and it was amazing. In PVE, they're pretty godly. The Pursuer hunts down those branded by the curse, as if each Undead soul that he claims will atone one of his sins. The regular sword has much better stats. There would appear to be some credence to the rumors that this sword tested the true limits of human strength. I always use greatswords in dark souls games after a point , never bother going full ultra as they are just too slow. It really just is. The greatsword of the Pursuer. What? Ultra Greatswords also cannot be parried when two-handed, with the exception of the rolling and running attacks. Item Drops. i'm not saying unrealistic thick ones should be romoved, but more big and realistic ones would be awesome, more like the zweihänder. Seriously? Ultra Greatswords are a type of Weapon returning in Dark Souls 3. 1 Availability 2 Characteristics 3 Moveset 4 Upgrades 5 Gallery Obtaining the Pursuer's Ultra Greatsword requires the player to trade 1,500 souls and the Soul of the Pursuer with Straid of Olaphis. Find out what you can do. Get high hp and stam, and equip high poise armor. See pages that link to and include this page. Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under. Notify administrators if there is objectionable content in this page. These Weapons usually do very high damage and have extremely slow attacks along with high Strength requirements. Not to be confused with Pursuers. There are two types of Ultra Greatswords: Vertical and Horizontal. Information here is accurate for version 1.86. General Wikidot.com documentation and help section. As of Cinders 1.50, there are 5 Pursuer locations, each dropping a unique piece of the Pursuer's gear.